US – Bally to vote on SG mergerBy Lewis - 10 October 2014
Bally Technologies has scheduled a special meeting of its stockholders to consider, among other things, and vote on a proposal to approve the previously announced Agreement and Plan of Merger by Scientific Games. The special meeting will be held on November 18, 2014. The merger, which is expected to be completed by the end of calendar 2014, is subject to the approval of a majority of the outstanding shares of Bally’s common stock and the receipt of required gaming approvals, in addition to other customary closing conditions.
Bally stockholders as of the close of business on October 20, 2014, the record date for the special meeting, will be entitled to notice of and to vote at the special meeting.